Chuck Carroll has a story at CBS regarding rumors of a WWE purchase of Ring of Honor. Accoring to Carroll, multiple sources told him that WWE is not purchasing Ring of Honor with one high-ranking ROH source outright saying "there is no story here." ROH COO Joe Koff has previously stated that the idea of … Continue reading ROH Source Reportedly Denying WWE Sale Reports
Mauro Ranallo took to Twitter for the first time since last Tuesday to comment on his absence from Smackdown. Ranallo noted that his doctor has told him to “stay off social media” but that he wanted to thank fans for his support. https://twitter.com/mauroranallo/status/845119281314521088 WWE said that Ranallo missed this week due to illness, while last … Continue reading Mauro Ranallo Thanks Fans For Support During His Absence
WWE Hall of Famer Shawn Michaels appeared on the latest episode of The Sam Roberts Wrestling Podcast. During the interview with Roberts, Michaels revealed that he was actually offered a match against AJ Styles at WrestleMania 33. "I guess I'm breaking something with you and I don't even know if I should, but I could … Continue reading Shawn Michaels Reveals That He Was Offered Match With AJ Styles At WrestleMania
We noted on Wednesday via Pro Wrestling Sheet that WWE officials have been engaged in secret talks with Ring of Honor parent company Sinclair Broadcasting about a buyout of the brand. The takeover would reportedly see the weekly ROH TV show air on the WWE Network, among other changes, but there's been no word yet … Continue reading Backstage Notes On WWE Trying To Buy Ring Of Honor
Summer Rae was apparently training for her return at the WWE Performance Center in Orlando. Summer has been out of action since last summer with a knee injury. While Summer has not appeared on WWE TV since the Draft after being sent to the RAW roster, The Wrestling Observer Newsletter reports that there's talk of … Continue reading RAW Star Returning To SmackDown Soon?, News On Possible SmackDown Women’s Title Match Participants
WWE announced that Natalya will induct Beth Phoenix into the WWE Hall of Fame during WrestleMania 33 weekend. Natalya to induct Beth Phoenix into the WWE Hall of FameNatalya will induct her best friend and former tag team partner, Beth Phoenix, into the WWE Hall of Fame on Friday, March 31, live on WWE … Continue reading Who Will Induct Beth Phoenix Into The WWE Hall Of Fame?
Pro Wrestling Sheet has learned WWE and Sinclair Broadcast Group have recently discussed a potential buyout of Ring of Honor in secret … this according to sources. Multiple sources with direct knowledge tell us the companies have been talking since January and things have been slowly progressing, with the plan being a full takeover if … Continue reading REPORT: WWE In Talks To Buy Ring of Honor Wrestling!